Destiny’s New Servants, Part 62

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 62

The rest of the group wake, Elo having a rotten hangover, and on being informed by Mrs Higgins that Merri and Quentin have left, and where they’ve gone, Elo has the expected apoplexy. Breakfast is eaten and pies packed, the rest of the group head out to the Temple of Moradin, where Elo proceeds to shout at Merri for going off alone to face who knew what. Merri counters that Quentin was with her, but Elo isn’t swayed. At this…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 61a

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 61a

(In which Merri and Quintin wander off alone to get some leveling done) After spending the rest of the evening drinking away the grief over Darius’ death and finally going to bed, Merri is awake early to prepare for the coming trip with Ghulkari. After she finishes her morning prayers, she heads down to breakfast to find Quintin already at the breakfast table with Mrs Higgins bustling about making an early breakfast. Since Merri has quite the hangover, she is…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 61

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 61

The group stare in horror as Darius’s dust vanishes on the breeze, then stalk over to where Necromancer Bob has been forcefully landed. Strangely Zege has vanished, but they don’t notice, as Merri is trying to convince Elo not to outright murder the guy. Instead she places him under arrest, even though his back has been broken. While Merri goes on foot, Auri takes the broken dark mage in her claws, and Elo and Felix on her back, and they…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 60

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 60

While the others have been running around with Gore Jesters, Enezege has been meditating in the pub, then wakes up and beats the shit out of a form-changed black dragon in the arena of Kord. He rejoins the others at the watch house as everything is kicking off with the re-death of the Gore Jester. As arguments are happening there is a loud noise from without, and an orc in plate armour strides into the center of the watch house’s…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 59

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 59

They retire to bed, after hearing their fill of tall tales from Starhammer and Orock. The next morning, Elo is still uncertain about leaving to go so far North, but she wants to go on a quick shopping trip for Aurianna. Since the little dragon is not so little any more, Elo feels it’s appropriate to buy her companion a gift. Felix recalls that they need some more potions for Darius, and he wants to check on the dwarves who…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 58

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 58

Bringing Meri back has taken most of the morning, and now she is safe the group turn their thoughts to the rest of the city, wondering what’s happening outside. Just then, there is a heavy knock on the outer door of the church. High Priest Starhammer, accompanied by the rest of the group, answers the door to find a contingent of guards waiting to escort the dwarven priest to the Council chambers for an emergency session. They are about to…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 57

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 57

The group do not get to pause for a breath at all, as the oozes slither out of the cauldron and surround them. Merri tries to resuscitate Elo, fails, so turns her attention to the slime. Darius and Felix take turns zapping the two slimes, while Aurianna concentrates her flame on the right hand one. Together they manage to bring down the left ooze, but the right one, though badly hurt, remains. It decided it wants to cuddle-eat Darius and…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 56

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 56

Continuing with the meanwhiles, Edle finally meets up with Felix and they go around to talk to some craftsmen. It turns out that it’s a good job he’s there, as it turns out Lord Edle has a reputation as a debt-making fop, and while he has plenty of connections, a lot of those connections don’t actually trust he’ll be able to pay. They make their way around to Rufus and Henry the Saw, who are carpenters, and arrange for doors,…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 55

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 55

First off, Zege heads to the Plot Hook to fill Orock in on his adventures in the Even plane and to show him the new healing wine he’s been gifted. He arrives at the pub to find it more crowded than usual, and there are two new fighters, exotics ones, that he has never seen before. One is a tiger-man, and the other a well-dressed ogre. Zege makes his way up to Orock’s booth in traditional monk style – by…

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Destiny’s New Servants, Part 54

Destiny’s New Servants, Part 54

The mound deflates, the top becoming a crater of sorts, and the group collect themselves from their tumble to the base. They look around to see a mob of farmers stood near-by staring at them pale and wide-eyed, torches and pitchforks at the ready. While Felix calms them and says everything’s okay now, Elo has a word with Merri about the necessities of sacrifice where demons are concerned. While Felix is going on, one of the villagers, points behind him,…

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